Deborah Levy

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Hay festival returns with its first in-person event for three years
Nobel laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah, Bernardine Evaristo, Elif Shafak and Benedict Cumberbatch are among those taking part in the 11-day gathering in Welsh border town

Lucy Knight

05, Apr, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Deborah Levy: I used writing as therapy to help me talk again after jailing of my father
Acclaimed novelist reveals she became almost silent as a child due to stress

Vanessa Thorpe

16, Jan, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Real Estate by Deborah Levy review – a dialogue between art and life
The third of Levy’s memoirs, which sees her leaving home for a fellowship in Paris, is a drily funny contemplation of what it means to be a female writer

Stephanie Merritt

03, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Lucy Ellmann's long sentence leads to Goldsmiths shortlist
Prize for mould-breaking fiction lists Ducks, Newburyport alongside innovative works by Mark Haddon, Deborah Levy, Amy Arnold, Vesna Main and Isabel Waidner

Alison Flood

02, Oct, 2019 @8:00 PM

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On my radar: Deborah Levy’s cultural highlights
The author on her favourite tapas spot, wild swimming and the South African artist who excites her most

Deborah Levy

25, Aug, 2019 @9:00 AM

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The Man Who Saw Everything by Deborah Levy review – a life in fragments
Past and present blur vividly in Levy’s Booker-longlisted seventh novel

Stephanie Merritt

25, Aug, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Not read them yet? A cheat's guide to the 2019 Booker prize longlist
This year’s ‘Booker’s dozen’ includes two former winners as well as an international array of acclaimed fiction. Here’s what you need to know

23, Jul, 2019 @11:01 PM

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Handmaid's Tale sequel leads 'exacting' 2019 Booker prize longlist
Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments – not published until September – is chosen alongside 12 other ‘credible winners’ including Salman Rushdie and Jeanette Winterson

Alison Flood

23, Jul, 2019 @11:01 PM

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Top 10 houseguests in fiction | Jessica Francis Kane
Visits are great engines for storytelling – and from Jane Austen to Ali Smith, here are some of the best

Jessica Francis Kane

12, Jun, 2019 @9:48 AM

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Deborah Levy: Marie Kondo can’t have my bookshelves
I have reached a stage where many of my books no longer speak to me, but I won’t be persuaded to part with Jack Kerouac or Colette

Deborah Levy

23, Jan, 2019 @2:53 PM

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Amanda Craig picks the best books about modern married life
From The Wife to Gone Girl, the novelist shares her favourite depictions of happy (and unhappy) couples in fiction, plus two insightful true accounts

Amanda Craig

27, Sep, 2018 @5:30 AM

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'A different way of living': why writers are celebrating middle-age
Viv Albertine, Deborah Levy, Lavinia Greenlaw and Rachel Cusk are redefining life after menopause, children or divorce – and it has never looked so good

Lara Feigel

11, Aug, 2018 @8:00 AM

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